ACUTE CARE SURGERY Department of Surgery

At the UF College of Medicine’s division of acute care surgery, our surgeons are highly trained in their practice areas and offer exceptional, high-quality care. We invite you to learn more about our division by exploring our patient care resources.


Acute Care Surgery Fellowship

The University of Florida and UF Health Shands Trauma Center was approved as an official fellowship training site for Acute Care Surgery by the American Association for the surgery of Trauma in 2014.


Acute Care Surgery

When something unexpected happens and you need help immediately, the department of surgery’s acute care surgeons and the UF Health Shands Emergency Department offer the best care you can find in north central Florida.

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UF Health Shands Burn Center

The UF Health Shands Burn Center is a 27-bed unit and multidisciplinary program which provides specialized care to patients sustaining burn injuries and related disorders.


Maps and Directions

We have three locations that house various outpatient practices. See below for a list of each practice, the services each provides and a link to map and directions.

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Clinical Trials

Did you know that the UF Health website received over 15,000 searches for research opportunities in 2018? By filling out the form below, you can add your study to this high-traffic website.

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Administrative Office

Phone: 352.273.5670
Fax: 352.273.5683

Physician Referrals and Patient Appointments

Phone: 352.265.0535
Fax: 352.627.4173